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Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)


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Published 17 days ago

$15 per hour
Part time: 20 hours per week

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international humanitarian organization that delivers impartial medical care to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from health care in over 70 countries.

We welcome candidates who bring a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences to join us in working toward MSF’s common mission.


Department

The Medical Unit in MSF New York is a part of the Medical Department of Operational Center – Paris (OCP) and provides technical support for Non-Communicable diseases and more specifically Epilepsy.


Project

 Scientific literature review of the Available Evidence on “Newer” Anticonvulsants in New-onset and Refractory Epilepsy: Proposal for Inclusion of Levetiracetam in addition to Lamotrigine in the WHO EML and EMLc.

 

Tasks

Review of the Available Evidence on “Newer” Anticonvulsants in New-onset and Refractory Epilepsy: Proposal for extension of the indication to monotherapy for women, and in some comorbidities (co-prescription with ARV for example) in WHO EML and EMLc.


Qualifications

  • Medical experience: neurology or internal medicine, interest in epilepsy an asset.
  • Performing scientific literature reviews.

 

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

No phone calls or emails please.

Please note that neither relocation assistance nor visa sponsorship will be offered for this position

MSF-USA/Doctors Without Borders is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No employee, or applicant for employment, shall be discriminated against in any term or condition of employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. We are constantly striving to make our organization anti-racist. Diversity, equity and inclusion are core values. As an employee, you become part of that mission. We expect this same commitment from our staff.

  

Type

HQ  

 

Pay Class & Contract Type

Temporary PT Hourly Nonexempt 

 

Compensation

$15 per hour

 

Working Time (Hours Per Week)

20

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international humanitarian organization that delivers impartial medical care to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from health care in over 70…

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Location

New York, NY

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